Posted: Tue 1:06 PM, Apr 01, 2014
Funeral Home: Goad Funeral Home
SCOTTSVILLE — Bernie Lewis Napier, 79, of Adolphus, died at 7:26 p.m. March 30, 2014, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.
The Holland native was a U.S. Army veteran, former employee of Main Street Auto Parts and Napier Shoe Repair and a retired bus driver for the Allen County School System. He was a member of Concord United Methodist Church, where he served as song leader and co-host of the Saturday morning Allen County Singing Convention program on WLCK.
He was a son of the late Jacob T. Napier and Fannie Myrtle Jones Napier.
He is survived by his wife, Ruby Johnson Napier of Adolphus; a daughter, Rhonda Parrish of Scottsville; a brother, Dewey Napier of Jacksonville; a grandson, Justin Parrish and fiancee Erin Lochmann of Lexington; an uncle, Vesper Jones and wife Clara Helen of Scottsville; an aunt, Kate Cole of Russellville; and four nephews.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Frances Napier.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Goad Funeral Home chapel, with Brother Chuck Pruitt officiating and burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is after 11 a.m. today at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Allen County Singing Convention. Donations may be made at Goad Funeral Home: www.goadfh.com.